Tuesday, March 02, 2021 – 13:42 | Last Updated: 02 03 2021 – 13:42 Within the scope of pandemic measures, a nationwide ban has been imposed on smoking in open areas. According to this prohibition, smoking is strictly forbidden in avenues and streets, squares and stops. However, when smokers are at work outside of their homes, they continue to smoke in the designated area. Chest Diseases Specialist Dr. Faculty Member Hijran Mammadova warned people who…"Cigarette smoke carries the risk of coronavirus! Watch out for smoking areas in the workplace!"
Covid-19 infection has caused 2.3 million deaths worldwide since the beginning of the pandemic. Tobacco use causes 8 million deaths every year around the world. At the beginning of the pandemic, there were some news that the tobacco industry was involved and that the risk of Covid-19 infection in smokers was lower. However, in many studies conducted later, it was found that the risk of severe disease and death due to the Covid-19 virus was…"Hidden danger in cigarette smoke: Corona virus – health news"